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MCU student places 5th in Pharmacy board exam

MCU student places 5th in Pharmacy board exam

Brian A. Brinces placed 5th overall in the Pharmacist Licensure Examination this June with a score of 91.42%. Brinces and 62 other MCU Pharmacy graduates successfully hurdled the recent board exam. The 5th placer graduated cum laude last April. This achievement of MCU Pharmacy is a result of a series of intensive course reviews and [...]

 
MCU – UPenn joint research published<br />in the Journal of Clinical Periodontology

MCU – UPenn joint research published
in the Journal of Clinical Periodontology

The Manila Central University (MCU) College of Dentistry in collaboration with the University of Pennsylvania completed a research study on the “Inhibition of pre-existing natural periodontitis in non-human primates by a locally administered peptide inhibitor of complement C3.” The research offers a treatment modality to a patient with periodontitis that is safe and can be [...]

 
Dentistry students top research contest

Dentistry students top research contest

A Manila Central University College of Dentistry team bagged the Grand Prize in the International Association for Dental Research – Southeast Asia (IADR-SEA) Dentsply Student Clinician Research Program Country Level Competition last March 22, 2016 at Dentsply Philippines Office in Makati City. The MCU team composed of Alejandro Donesa, Jr., Airha Gay Daquiz, Patricia Dyan [...]

 
MCU Institutional Review Board receives Level III status

MCU Institutional Review Board receives Level III status

The Manila Central University – Filemon D. Tanchoco Medical Foundation Institutional Review Board (MCU IRB) was granted Level 3 accreditation status by the Philippine Health Research Ethics Board (PHREB). This was confirmed in a letter from PHREB Chairman Dr. Leonardo D. de Castro last March 7, 2016. With the PHREB Level 3 status, MCU IRB [...]

 
MCU holds intercollegiate research contest

MCU holds intercollegiate research contest

Manila Central University (MCU) Research and Development Center held its 4th Intercollegiate Research Contest last February 12, 2016 at the Tanchoco Auditorium featuring high-caliber studies from the different colleges. Patricia Armay Arellano from the College of Medicine won the Best Paper award on her research entitled, “Wound Contraction and Healing Effect of the Ethanolic extract [...]

 
MCU College of Optometry<br /> now a Center of Excellence

MCU College of Optometry
now a Center of Excellence

The Manila Central University (MCU) Optometry program was granted Center of Excellence (COE) by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED). This was announced through CHED Memorandum Order No. 38 Series of 2015 issued last December 23, 2015. To date, the MCU College of Optometry holds the distinction of being the only optometry school in the [...]